Each plate consists of an image from the life of David, entitled at the head with the moral quality it is considered to illustrate, and with an explanation at the foot in 4 lines of Latin verse. The plates are numbered at the top right or left hand corner, and signed at the lower right corner
P.  (before the plates) and p.  at end are blank
Binding: modern marbled paper, quarter black goatskin. Leather label centered on top board, gold tooled with title: ARIAS MONTANUS / DAVID. 1575. The edges sprinkled red
No page numbers. Each illustration is numbered. Light foxing. Inconsistent margins.